Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for BMC PATROL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BMC PATROL over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

BMC PATROL
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 869 863 865
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 -51
Contract jobs citing BMC PATROL 20 23 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.022% 0.034%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.17% 0.20% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 23
UK median daily rate £488 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £196 £351 £326
90th Percentile £546 £494 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -20.00% +7.14% -24.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

BMC PATROL is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 11554 11638 9814
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.32% 11.01% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7815 7439 5986
UK median daily rate £475 £442 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.47% +10.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £230
90th Percentile £625 £588 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 285 269 333
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +10.35% -4.42%
10th Percentile £10.95 £12.75 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.30 £43.28 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.87 £23.50 £19.03
% change year-on-year -32.49% +23.49% -5.13%

BMC PATROL
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing BMC PATROL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for BMC PATROL in the UK

BMC PATROL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BMC PATROL.

Contractor daily rate trend for BMC PATROL in the UK

BMC PATROL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BMC PATROL over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BMC PATROL in the UK

BMC PATROL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing BMC PATROL.

Contractor hourly rate trend for BMC PATROL in the UK

BMC PATROL
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BMC PATROL within the UK over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +47 20 £488 +30.00%
London +9 19 £500 +2.56%
UK excluding London +16 1 £300 -20.00%
East of England - 1 £300 -

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BMC PATROL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for BMC PATROL.

1 16 (80.00%) BMC
2 10 (50.00%) Unix
3 9 (45.00%) Windows
4 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (35.00%) VMware
5 7 (35.00%) ITIL
5 7 (35.00%) Performance Management
5 7 (35.00%) Linux
5 7 (35.00%) SQL
5 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (30.00%) Oracle
6 6 (30.00%) Finance
6 6 (30.00%) SCOM
6 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
7 5 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
7 5 (25.00%) IBM Cloud
7 5 (25.00%) Network Segmentation
7 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (25.00%) 4G
7 5 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (25.00%) HMG Infosec
7 5 (25.00%) PCI DSS
7 5 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (25.00%) Retail
7 5 (25.00%) TOGAF
7 5 (25.00%) Supplier Management
7 5 (25.00%) Migration
7 5 (25.00%) Business Continuity

BMC PATROL
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (25.00%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) 4G
1 5 (25.00%) Firewall
1 5 (25.00%) LAN
1 5 (25.00%) MPLS
1 5 (25.00%) VoIP
1 5 (25.00%) WAN
1 5 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (10.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
1 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JMeter
1 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (10.00%) Law
4 1 (5.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Security Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Computer Operator
4 2 (10.00%) Management Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Unix Computer Operator
4 2 (10.00%) Unix Operator
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Asset Management Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) AWS Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Azure Architect
5 1 (5.00%) SCCM Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Senior DBA
5 1 (5.00%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) CMDB
3 1 (5.00%) AS400
3 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Unix
2 9 (45.00%) Windows
3 7 (35.00%) Linux
4 2 (10.00%) AIX
4 2 (10.00%) Solaris
4 2 (10.00%) VMS
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.00%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
1 7 (35.00%) Performance Management
2 5 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
2 5 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
2 5 (25.00%) Migration
2 5 (25.00%) Network Segmentation
2 5 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 5 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (15.00%) ITSM
4 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (10.00%) SDLC
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (5.00%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Korn
2 2 (10.00%) Perl
2 2 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) HMG Infosec
1 5 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (10.00%) KVM
3 2 (10.00%) RHEV
4 1 (5.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) SCOM
2 2 (10.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (5.00%) OpenView
3 1 (5.00%) SCCM
3 1 (5.00%) SCOrch
3 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.00%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) BMC
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) Oracle
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco
5 4 (20.00%) Mitel
5 4 (20.00%) ServiceNow
6 2 (10.00%) xMatters
7 1 (5.00%) Capita
7 1 (5.00%) HP
7 1 (5.00%) IBM
7 1 (5.00%) Lotus
7 1 (5.00%) Remedy